Nigeria, Morocco Fertilizer Deal Creates 50, 000 jobs -NNPC

Ndu Ughamadu, Abuja: About 50, 000 jobs have been created in the country following the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on the supply of phosphate between the Nigerian government and the Moroccan government. Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Dr. Maikanti Kacalla Baru disclosed this on Thursday while receiving…

President Buhari Wants A Much Better Deal For Niger Deltans – VP Prof. Osinbajo

Laolu Akande, Abuja: While past leadership and governance failures explain the worrying conditions of Nigerians in the oil-producing communities, the people still deserve a fair deal, according to the Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN. Prof. Osinbajo said this was the position of President Muhammadu Buhari and it is the reason the administration is now advocating…

Copy of Edo Election Ize Iyamu? Obaseki? Who is it gonna be? OPEC deal to support oil price – will Iran/Saudi clash? Saudi arabia cuts ministers’ pay and bonuses. How much does Nigerians spend to purchase generators? Who buys more generators in Nigeria? Find out. Investors blame market woes on FG policies Nigeria vs Zambia game at risk – NFF broke, can’t transport players

  Hello Nigeria, this is Breaking Radio. From the headlines and news of major local and international news sources, Breaking presents the Breaking Radio from Lagos; Nigeria’s mega city. I have got news from Thisday, Daily Post, Daily Independent, The Punch, Nigerian Guardian, Vanguard, Nigerian Pilot, Premium Times, Sun Newspaper, PM News, Leadership newspaper, The…

Edo Election Ize Iyamu? Obaseki? Who is it gonna be? OPEC deal to support oil price – will Iran/Saudi clash? Saudi arabia cuts ministers’ pay and bonuses. How much does Nigerians spend to purchase generators? Who buys more generators in Nigeria? Find out. Investors blame market woes on FG policies Nigeria vs Zambia game at risk – NFF broke, can’t transport players

  Hello Nigeria, this is Breaking Radio. From the headlines and news of major local and international news sources, Breaking presents the Breaking Radio from Lagos; Nigeria’s mega city. I have got news from Thisday, Daily Post, Daily Independent, The Punch, Nigerian Guardian, Vanguard, Nigerian Pilot, Premium Times, Sun Newspaper, PM News, Leadership newspaper, The…

Theresa May: UK Will Be ‘Global Leader In Free Trade’

The UK will be a “global leader” in free trade following the Brexit vote, Theresa May has said, as she heads to China for the G20 summit. Speaking at Heathrow ahead of her first international conference since becoming prime minister, she insisted it was a “golden era” for UK-China relations. The assurance comes as she…

Theresa May: UK Will Be ‘Global Leader In Free Trade’

The UK will be a “global leader” in free trade following the Brexit vote, Theresa May has said, as she heads to China for the G20 summit. Speaking at Heathrow ahead of her first international conference since becoming prime minister, she insisted it was a “golden era” for UK-China relations. The assurance comes as she…

UN official commends U.S., China on Paris Climate Agreement

Erik Solheim, Head UN Environment Programme. UN Environment Programme Head Erik Solheim says the agreement of China and the United States (U.S.) to ratify Paris Climate Agreement is crucial to moving the agreement forward. Reacting to the announcement in a statement on Saturday, Solheim said: “This announcement is hugely important. The leadership of China and…

FRSC convicts 25 motorists in Jos

FRSC Boss, Boboye Oyeyemi and other corps marshalls The Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC), Plateau Command, has convicted 25 motorists in Jos over various road traffic offences. The Corps Public Education Officer in the state, Mr Andrew Bala, disclosed this on Saturday in Jos. Bala said that the offenders were apprehended via a Mobile Court…

Anichebe happy with Moyes reunion

Nigeria striker Victor Anichebe has said he is delighted to reunite with his former manager at Everton, David Moyes, at Sunderland. Anichebe, 28, has joined Sunderland on a one year deal after his contract at West Bromwich Albion was not renewed. The Super Eagles attacker played under Moyes between 2006 and 2013. “I’m really happy…

Through The Ages: Celebrating Black Women’s Hair

Black girls and women within the African continent and those of African descent across the globe are full of styles tips when it comes to braiding their hair.  The collective and individual tales of endurance are common ground wherever they are located.  While the process itself can be tedious, the end result is often showcased…

Economic hardship: Buhari must think outside the box – Joseph Wayas

*Says Nigeria’s restructuring is inevitable Elder statesman and erstwhile  Senate President,Chief  Joseph Wayas believes Nigeria is at crossroads at the moment. But he is also of the opinion that the challenge is not insurmountable. In this interview with IHEANACHO NWOSU, he urged President Buhari to think outside the box to address the economic hardship currently…

Lagos, FRSC partner to curb road accidents

Dr. Dayo Mobereola The Lagos State Ministry of Transportation and the Federal Road Safety Corp (FRSC) are poised to undertake joint monitoring across the state to reduce road carnage arising from the current traffic flow pattern, especially at the Toll Gate/7-up area of Lagos, Southwest Nigeria. The joint action plan to deal with incidences in…

Agreement to Return Stolen Nigeria Assets in the UK Completed

The deal was signed by Immigration Minister Robert Goodwill and Nigerian Attorney General Abubakar Malami. The Memorandum of Understanding was signed as part of a 2 day visit to the African country by the Immigration Minister this week (Tuesday 30 and Wednesday 31 August). It reinforces the 2 countries’ commitments to continuing cooperation and mutual…

Dbanj Rewards Creative Minds With New Lottery Platform

Internationally recognised award winner and entertainer, Dapo Oyebanjo, globally known as the Kokomaster, Dbanj has announced the rollout of his latest project, “CREAM” to reward young creative minds in the Nigerian entertainment industry. The announcement was made yesterday September 1, 2016 at an exclusive media reveal which held at the Federal Palace Hotel in Victoria…

September (Not) To Remember 

By Ayooluwa Akinduro It was the first day of September; Nike adjusted the collar of Kola’s white shirt and gently touched the golden tie clip with a diamond stud. She looked up into his eyes – full of fear and anxiety. She understood his fear. For seven years, the love of her life has being…

EPIC BLUNDER | Finance Minister Denies Own Twitter Account over Insensitive Tweet

As Characteristic of the APC  led Federal Government, The Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun, has denied having a twitter account after the said twitter account tweeted ” “recession is just a word”. The unsavory tweet drew the anger of Nigerians who are currently battling with different stages of economic hardship. Mr. Festus Akanbi, the minister’s Special…

Tiwa Savage Gets First International Collabo

Tiwa savage is ready for her first international collaboration since signing the groundbreaking deal with top record label, Roc Nation on July 28, 2016. The news was announced by Jay’s Roc Nation and her home record company, Mavin Records on Tuesday, August 24, that Savage will be working with rapper Young Paris. During her feature…

Wikki Tourists Draw 1-1 With Lobi Stars

Hosts Wikki Tourists Football Club on Wednesday in Bauchi drew 1-1 with Lobi Stars FC of Makurdi in the ongoing 2015/2016 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL). The hosts scored 20 minutes into the second half of the match played at the Abubakar Tafawa Balewa Stadium through Godwin Obaje’s penalty kick. Lobi Stars equalised six minutes…

MTN targets $1bn from Initial Public Offering

Johnson Okanlawon WITH AGENCY REPORT MTN Group Limited, the Africa’s biggest wireless operator by sales, and minority shareholders in its Nigerian business are seeking to raise about $1 billion in an initial public offering. The phone operator had agreed to list its shares in Nigeria as part of a deal to pay a N330 billion ($1 billion) fine in cash to the Nigerian government for missing a deadline…

Checkout Chocolate City’s New Hot Artiste, Ckay

Nigeria’s leading record label, Chocolate City Music is unapologetically showing no signs of backing down soon. Barely a week after signing a digital distribution deal with Africori Music Group, AMG, the label has just signed a recording contract with Ckay, a multi-talented artiste, producer and songwriter. Ckay, is indeed the full package. He is not…

Barcelona claim they turned down chance to sign Pogba

Barcelona have said they passed up the opportunity to sign Paul Pogba, despite having first option on the player. The French midfielder has since signed for Manchester United, in a world-record £89million move. Barca claim they agreed a deal with Juventus last year, which gave them priority should they wish to sign the player £85million….

Nature’s miracle that Cure Diabetes and it’s Complications

I am sure you have been told that this disease has no cure. The truth is, that is the popular lie we have been told. Many doctors are good at treating diseases, but they do not have any clue about preventing diseases through proper nutrition and exercise. In the cause my researches as a nutritionist,…

Transfer Update

CHELSEA Chelsea have completed the signing of full-back Marcos Alonso from Fiorentina – Antonio Conte’s fourth signing of the summer. The former Bolton Wanderers and Sunderland left-back joins the club for £23 million. LIVERPOOL Liverpool have finally offloaded Mario Balotelli on a free transfer to Nice. Balotelli, 26, was a huge flop following his £16million move…

Nasri seals Sevilla loan move

Sevilla emerged as the favourites to sign the 29-year-old earlier this week and the Spanish club’s Sporting Director, Monchi, confirmed that the deal was close to being completed when questioned on Wednesdaymorning The post Nasri seals Sevilla loan move appeared first on The Eagle Online – The Nigerian Online Newspaper.

Chelsea confirm David Luiz return

The 29-year-old Brazilian spent three years in West London before agreeing a record £50m switch to Les Parisiens, and joins up with Antonio Conte’s side in a deal thought to be worth around £32m The post Chelsea confirm David Luiz return appeared first on The Eagle Online – The Nigerian Online Newspaper.

Edo Guber Watch: Police will be neutral –IGP

From Molly Kilete, Abuja The Inspector General of Police(IGP), Ibrahim Idris, has assured that the police would play a neutral role in the forthcoming gubernatorial elections in Edo State. He said the police headquarters has concluded plans to deploy over 200 vehicles and thousands of police personnel to the state to ensure a smooth and…

Footballer Sacked For Testing Positive To HIV Returns Home

Sacked Cameroonian player, Samuel Nlend, has returned to his country, following the decision of Egyptian football club, Al Ittihad management to throw him out for testing positive to HIV. The 21-year-old player was sacked four days after he signed a new deal with the football club. Present at the airport to receive him were his…

Do not think of Deploying Troops to the Niger Delta – Colonel Warns Buhari

A Former Military Governor of Kaduna State, Col. Abubakar Umar(retd), has warned President Muhammadu Buhari to shelve all plans of deploying troops and military hardware to the Niger Delta, adding that dialogue remains the best option. The former governor in a statement entitled, ‘War in the Niger Delta: A most dangerous option,’ opined that the militants could not be treated…

Chelsea Re-sign David Luiz From PSG For £38m

Chelsea have completed the signing of Brazil international David Luiz from Paris Saint-Germain for £38m (€45m). The 29-year-old returns to Stamford Bridge just two years after leaving Chelsea, who opened talks with their ex-player on Tuesday. Luiz has signed a contract and completed a medical according to sources close to Goal but details have yet to emerge…

After 5 Years, Samir Nasri Leaves City For Sevilla On Loan

BALTIMORE, MD (AFRICAN EXAMINER) – Manchester City Midfielder Samir Nasri has toed the lines of Goalkeeper Joe Hart and Striker Wilfried Bony as he just joined Spanish club, Sevilla on a season-long loan deal. The 29-years-old France international has left City, despite his first – Sunday appearance of the season and 3-1 home win against…

David Luiz To Return To Chelsea, Already In London For Medical

David Luiz has travelled to London to undergo a medical and secure a return to Chelsea for £38 million (€45m). According to goal.com reports, Chelsea launched a bid for the Brazil international on Tuesday, offering Paris Saint-Germain £32m for the centre-back. However, PSG demanded an increase in the offer, with the French champions and the…

Sunderland Didier Ndong for £13.6m #DeadlineDay

Didier Ndong Sunderland have signed Gabon international midfielder Didier Ndong from Lorient for £13.6m (16m euros). The 22-year-old has signed a five-year deal at the Stadium of Light after 18 months at the French club. The fee is the highest Sunderland have paid up front for a player. “I am excited to meet everyone at…

Pope not involved in Colombian peace deal- Vatican

Pope Francis Pope Francis has turned down a request to play a role in the peace deal between the Colombian government and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) rebel group. The Vatican in a statement issued on Wednesday in in Vatican City said that an invitation was sent to his Holiness in early August…

Fabregas Rejects Deadline Day Milan Move

AC Milan have made an approach for Cesc Fabregas but the Chelsea midfielder is not interested in moving to Serie A, Goal understands. Vincenzo Montella is a fan of the Spain international, who has not started any of the Blues’ Premier League games thus far this season, but sources have confirmed that Fabregas is reluctant…

Joe Hart Completes Move To Serie A

England’s first choice goalkeeper, Joe Hart has completed a season-long loan deal to join Torino in the Serie A league, Italy. The former No.1 goalkeeper for Manchester City is said to have falling out of favour with the arrival of new manager Pep Guardiola. Hart found himself at the second spot after Willy Caballero for the…

RUMOURS: Mangala passes Valencia medical

The centre-back, who joined Manchester City for £42 million, has flown to Spain to complete the season-long loan deal after being left out of the Champions League squad

Out-of-favour Hart signs Torino loan deal

The England international goalkeeper found himself second choice behind Willy Caballero for City’s opening games of 2016-17, with Claudio Bravo’s arrival from Barcelona seemingly demoting Hart to third choice. The post Out-of-favour Hart signs Torino loan deal appeared first on The Eagle Online – The Nigerian Online Newspaper.

Zinox Technologies secures $25 mn in a new deal

Zinox Technologies has reportedly secured a $25 million counterpart funding as a Technology Research and Innovation loan from the European tech fund This is part of its efforts to create employment to Nigerian youths and as well increase the share of contribution from the information and Communications Technology (ICT) sector to Nigeria’s GDP. The company believes that……

Iheanacho now highest-paid Nigerian in Premier League

Manchester City forward, Kelechi Iheanacho, is now the highest-earning Nigerian player in the Premier League, after agreeing a £85,000-per-week deal with the club. Iheanacho signed a new two-year contract extension to stay at the Etihad until 2021. He admitted his new deal will change the lives of his family. Iheanacho’s new agents negotiated this bumper…

Chelsea set to bring back David Luiz

David Luiz could be set for a return to Chelsea, after the English club offered £30m plus add-ons to Paris Saint-Germain, according to Sky sources. The Brazilian left Stamford Bridge for Ligue 1 in 2014, in a £50m deal which was a world record fee for a defender. However, with the Blues keen to bring…

Kelechi Iheanacho Overtakes Mikel Obi As Highest Paid Nigerian Footballer

Manchester City’s Nigerian footballer, Kelechi Iheanacho has earned his place as the highest paid Nigerian footballer pushing Chelsea midfielder, Mikel Obi to the second spot. The Manchester City wonder kid became the highest paid Nigerian footballer in the English Premier League and in Europe following the signing of a new deal which earns him £85,000-a-week…

Iheanacho now highest-paid Nigerian in Premier League with new City deal

Manchester City starlet, Kelechi Iheanacho, is now the highest-earning Nigerian player in the Premier League, after agreeing a £85,000-per-week deal with the club. Iheanacho signed a new two-year contract extension to stay at the Etihad until 2021. He admitted his new deal will “change the lives of his family”. The 19-year-old now earns more than…

Jack Wilshere to join Palace, as David Luiz eyes Chelsea return

David Luiz during his first stint at Chelsea Paris St-Germain defender David Luiz could be in line for a shock return to Chelsea. The Premier League club have offered £30m plus add-ons for the Brazil international, who left Stamford Bridge for France two years ago in a £50m deal. (Sky Sports) David Luiz’s return to…